Subscribe to BBC feed BBC
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 52 min ago

Kendall warns of Tory 'wipe out' bid

5 hours 5 min ago
The Conservatives will launch a drive to "wipe out" Labour as soon as the party chooses its new leader, candidate Liz Kendall warns during a TV debate.

Missing mother arrested on UK return

5 hours 11 min ago
A woman who went missing with her four children amid fears they may have been heading from London to Syria has been arrested on her return to the UK, police say.

Murray fights back to beat Mannarino

5 hours 15 min ago
Britain's Andy Murray fights back from two sets down to beat Frenchman Adrian Mannarino and keep his US Open hopes intact.

VIDEO: 'Coming to the UK saved our lives'

5 hours 51 min ago
David Cameron has said the UK will fulfil its "moral responsibilities" over refugees fleeing to Europe from Syria.

Rutherford: Diamond win beat demons

5 hours 52 min ago
Greg Rutherford wins the IAAF Diamond League long jump title in Zurich and insists it helps him beat his "demons".

England collapse hands Australia win

7 hours 11 min ago
A stuttering England batting display hands Australia a 59-run victory at Southampton in their first one-day international.

US clerk jailed in gay marriage dispute

8 hours 17 sec ago
A US judge orders a Kentucky official jailed for contempt of court after she has repeatedly refused to issue marriage licences to gay couples.

Plea for West Ham inquiry thrown out

8 hours 37 min ago
The government rejects a request from a group of football supporters to investigate the rental of the Olympic Stadium to West Ham United.

Blunkett: UK must take 25,000 refugees

8 hours 43 min ago
The UK should take in 25,000 refugees over the next six months, former Labour Home Secretary David Blunkett tells the BBC's Newsnight.

Hamilton against supplying Red Bull

9 hours 3 min ago
Lewis Hamilton expresses his opposition to the idea of his Mercedes team supplying Red Bull with engines in the future.

GB's Konta stuns ninth seed Muguruza

9 hours 13 min ago
Britain's Jo Konta stuns ninth seed and Wimbledon finalist Garbine Muguruza in an epic second round contest at the US Open.

VIDEO: Scuffles as migrants reject Hungary camp

9 hours 29 min ago
Scuffles have broken out west of the Hungarian capital, Budapest, after police tried to force migrants off a train at a refugee camp.

Drivers open to closed cockpits

10 hours 16 min ago
After a series of fatal incidents Formula 1 drivers have admitted they are open to the idea of closed cockpits.

'Going blond & balancing my life'

10 hours 36 min ago
Lewis Hamilton on his new hairstyle, why he loves to travel the world and finding the right balance in life.

Migrants crisis: Hungary PM lays bare EU East-West split

10 hours 47 min ago
Political and cultural divisions that have emerged during this crisis were vividly exposed in Brussels on Thursday, the BBC's Chris Morris reports.

Cameron 'to be invited to address MEPs'

11 hours 19 sec ago
Prime Minister David Cameron is set to be invited to address the European Parliament about British renegotiation of its EU membership.

Star Wars toys in marathon unboxing

11 hours 2 min ago
Why Disney is hosting an 18-hour toy unboxing marathon - and what has made the unboxing phenomenon so popular?

Police call centre closures delayed

11 hours 33 min ago
The Scottish government says plans to close regional police call centres are to be delayed in the wake of delays in investigating a fatal crash on the M9.

Syrian boy's father tells of drowning

11 hours 41 min ago
The father of a three-year-old Syrian boy found drowned on a beach in Turkey tells the BBC of the family's fatal voyage trying to reach Europe.

Naked Rambler 'to continue protest'

11 hours 49 min ago
Rambler Stephen Gough vows to continue his protest